I’m interested in “science as a cultural domain,” too. And here’s a great illustration of how the culture changes.
Our laws are made through a democratic process. These scientists are upset that democracy doesn’t empower scientists to dictate public policy.
We must never confuse scientific consensus with science. Science is inquiry. Consensus is cloture of inquiry.
Environmentalism is growing increasingly anti-capitalist and anti-human.
Wow! That is some stirring prose. The reference to Darwin is ironic, though.